Part Time or Full Time - Any experience level considered
DVM or equivalent
Looking for the right person for our busy, expanding practice. Caseload is about 50% birds, 30% rabbits and includes other small mammals, reptiles/amphibians, fish, and wildlife. Knowledgeable staff and dedicated clientele. Students and interns/residents visit frequently. Set up for rigid endoscopy, ultrasonography, ferret/rabbit/rodent dentistry. CTs/tertiary referrals through Cornell University. Full time applicant is preferred as we are moving to 6 day/wk service in January.
Must have a willingness to learn, have a willingness to teach, have a positive attitude and be flexible for the caseload and the unexpected. Must live within 30 minutes of the practice.
Additional Salary Information: Only applicants interested in exclusive avian and exotics please apply. Salary to be provided pending seriousness of applicant
About Specialized Care for Avian & Exotic Pets
The only exclusive avian and exotic animal practice in Western New York, since its opening in 2012. Owner and founder Dr. Laura Wade is board certified in avian medicine by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners. Dr. Wade is a 1997 Cornell graduate and completed an exotic animal residency at the Animal Medical Center in NYC. Currently, we have a an additional full-time and one part time veterinarian with a support staff of 4 full-time licensed veterinary technicians an office manager and receptionist. Regular office hours are from 8 am to 6 pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 8 am to 12 pm Saturday (currently closed on Wednesday and Sunday). After hours emergency coverage is provided for established clients until 10 pm. Clients range from Rochester to Erie, PA as the hospital offers primary care visits as well as referrals from other hospitals in the Buffalo Niagara region. Animals seen include birds, small mammals (rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs), reptiles, amphibians and fish. The hospital provides care for injured area wildlife, internships for high school and college students and externships for veterinary and veterinary technician students. SCAEP is proud to offer ...one of only 14 private practice avian residency programs in the US and hosts senior year veterinary students from Lincoln Memorial University. The facility also has a dedicated area for boarding and is the first of its kind for exotic pets in the region.